Funds from international donors might not have been properly tagged as ‘climate finance’, hence depriving infrastructure projects of their much-needed funding, says Institute for Climate and Sustainable Cities’ Kairos dela Cruz.
Concrete plans and financing will be needed. The COP27 and COP15 summits can also be combined, writes former Colombian president Juan Manuel Santos. Climate change and biodiversity loss must be addressed in tandem.
Juan Manuel Santos
Out of 148 major companies, only nine are making strong progress to end deforestation. The private sector must help to end biodiversity loss before 2030, because businesses cannot function without nature, write Nigel Topping and Mahmoud Mohieldin.
Nigel Topping, Mahmoud Mohieldin